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South African Tourism sector in crisis - Grant Thornton
South African Tourism sector in crisis - Grant Thornton

SA's Tourism sector is entering its first serious crisis stage as Stats SA's Q1 figures reveal a bleak 6% decline in total foreign tourist arrivals to South Africa for the period ending 31 March 2015.

3 Jul 2015 11:19

Draft amendment B-BBEE tourism sector codes gazetted
Draft amendment B-BBEE tourism sector codes gazetted

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has gazetted the Draft Tourism B-BBEE Codes in terms of Section 9 (5) of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Amendment Act.

3 Jul 2015 10:53

Lufthansa announces increased capacity to Cape Town
Lufthansa announces increased capacity to Cape Town

Dr. Andre Schulz, Lufthansa's new general manager for South Africa announced at a press briefing held in Cape Town, that the airline would be increasing its capacity between Munich and Cape Town from five weekly flights to a daily non-stop schedule.

3 Jul 2015 07:07

Basic steps to make flying with children more pleasant
Basic steps to make flying with children more pleasant

Parents preparing to fly with their children during the school holidays, can take a few basic steps to make flying more pleasant for you, your children and your fellow flyers.

2 Jul 2015 14:29

South Africans prefer travelling with kulula.com
South Africans prefer travelling with kulula.com

kulula.com is South Africa's top low-cost airline, according to a recent report released by the South African Customer Satisfaction Index (SAcsi).

2 Jul 2015 13:56

Cape Royale Luxury Hotel wins more awards
Cape Royale Luxury Hotel wins more awards

The Cape Royale Luxury Hotel brings home yet another trophy to South Africa - the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards 2015 - Luxury All-Suite Hotel of the Year-South Africa.

2 Jul 2015 12:10

Tips to protect your car from thieves while travelling
Tips to protect your car from thieves while travelling

Using a car on an expedition has many perks as you can put your cars to almost every use imaginable: a place to eat your meals, keep your luggage, take shelter from the elements and even pass the night - depending on how far away your destination is.

2 Jul 2015 10:44

fastjet wins Transport Africa's Innovation Award
fastjet wins Transport Africa's Innovation Award

fastjet, a low-cost pan-African airline, has won the Transport Innovator Award at the 8th Transport Africa Awards 2015 held in Johannesburg on 30 June 2015.

1 Jul 2015 14:39

Kurisa Moya: not just a nature lodge
Kurisa Moya: not just a nature lodge

Kurisa Moya Nature Lodge is situated in the Limpopo Province near Magoebaskloof.

1 Jul 2015 12:41

Ethiopian Airlines spreads its wings to Cape Town
Ethiopian Airlines spreads its wings to Cape Town

Ethiopian Airlines touched down at the Cape Town International Airport for its inaugural flight to Cape Town on Tuesday, 30 June 2015.

1 Jul 2015 12:20

V&A preffered bidder for Cape Town cruise terminal
V&A preffered bidder for Cape Town cruise terminal

V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd was awarded the status of Preferred Bidder for the development of a cruise terminal at the Port of Cape Town by Transnet National Ports Authority.

1 Jul 2015 02:14

Gaby Gramm
Entropy explained - South Africa's dilemma on visa regulations

South Africa's advancement as a global tourist destination of choice faced further disruption beginning of June as the requirement kicked in for children to be in possession of unabridged birth certificates before being allowed into the country.

By Gaby Gramm 30 Jun 2015 14:25

Flight Centre issues travel advisory for travellers to Greece
Flight Centre issues travel advisory for travellers to Greece

As the Greek government enters a week of economic uncertainty, Flight Centre South Africa has issued an advisory to all South Africans planning to visit the financially embattled country to ensure that they take sufficient cash.

30 Jun 2015 13:55